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Outer dark, Cormac McCarthy

Label
Outer dark
Title
Outer dark
Statement of responsibility
Cormac McCarthy
Creator
Contributor
Language
eng
Summary
This stark novel is set in an unspecified place in Appalachia, sometime around the turn of the century. A woman bears her brother's child, a boy; he leaves the baby in the woods and tells her he died of natural causes. Discovering her brother's lie, she sets forth alone to find her son. Both brother and sister wander separately through a countryside being scourged by three terrifying and elusive strangers, headlong toward an eerie, apocalyptic resolution
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3563.C337
LC item number
O9 1984
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Neglected books of the twentieth century
Label
Outer dark, Cormac McCarthy
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Random House, 1968
Control code
10697300
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
242 p.
Isbn
9780880010641
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
84006091
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 1989 (SW Writers Access. No. 1989-057). Signed by author.
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Forms part of Woolmer Collection of Cormac McCarthy. Purchased from J. Howard Woolmer, 2006 (Access. No. 2006-115). Paperbound.
Label
Outer dark, Cormac McCarthy
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Random House, 1968
Control code
10697300
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
242 p.
Isbn
9780880010641
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
84006091
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 1989 (SW Writers Access. No. 1989-057). Signed by author.
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Forms part of Woolmer Collection of Cormac McCarthy. Purchased from J. Howard Woolmer, 2006 (Access. No. 2006-115). Paperbound.

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